New for Interschutz 2015Excelerate Group is collaborating with UKRO and the Fire Service College to showcase UK leadership in resilient command communications technology, delivered with world-class training and support.

This collaboration demonstrates the combined expertise and knowledge in the design, integration, operational, tactical and strategic use of incident command communications that can be shared and developed by partners across the globe.

Visit us on the Excelerate Group Stand (Hall FG, Stand C11) – outdoor area

Stand visitors can explore the integrated state-of-the-art communications technology on-board the latest command & control and rapid response vehicles. They can also benefit from the experience and knowledge of teams from these prominent UK organisations who will be on hand to advise and support emergency responders around the world with their command communications requirements and incident command training.

About the collaborators:

 Excelerate Group is a UK headquartered, global market leader in the provision of data, video, voice and Internet communications via satellite and wireless solutions. Pioneers of the concept of satellite broadband on-board emergency response vehicles, Excelerate now provides independent, private and secure mission critical communications solutions to fire fighters and emergency responders internationally. Whether integrated on board rapid response vehicles, command & control units or into rugged portable systems, Excelerate’s resilient communications solutions are customised to user needs whilst ensuring that they are supported with the most efficient, simple to operate systems.

Fire Service College, home of firefighter development, is a world renowned, award-winning leader in fire and emergency response training and holds one of the world’s largest operational fire and rescue training facilities. Amongst the unique range of diverse facilities offered is the live incident ground and the vivid and immersive simulation training environment, providing responders with the next generation of incident command training.

The Fire Service College delivers specialist training throughout the world, including Sweden, Iran and the UAE. However, not only does the College deliver it’s training directly to its customers, but the state of the art facilities at the FSC allows international delegates to take advantage of challenging and complex training scenarios that really test the skill and ingenuity of firefighters and emergency responders at all levels.

UKRO – the UK Rescue Organisation is dedicated to improving rescue standards throughout the UK by bringing together the UK rescue services and developing their skills to serve the public. UKRO focuses on excellence in vehicle extrication and showcases other rescue disciplines including trauma, line rescue, water rescue and urban search & rescue (USAR). They drive agendas on road death reductions, engaging and influencing organisations such as the World Health Organisation and the Global Road Safety Partnership in the field of vehicle extraction and rescue.

UKRO is a key member of the World Rescue Organisation, which is committed to improving technical rescue standards, bringing together rescue and medical services throughout the world to develop and share post incident skills and knowledge. Each year the WRO affiliated rescue challenges grow significantly and in conjunction with its partners world wide, they help to reduce road deaths through education, engineering and enforcement.


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